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Day and Night World Map

The map below shows the current position of the Sun and the Moon. It shows which parts of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

Map showing day and night parts of the world

UTC time = Monday, November 4, 2013 at 12:50:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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= Nautical Twilight

= Astronomical Twilight

= Night, no twilight (darkest shade)

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Position of the Sun

On Monday, November 4, 2013 at 00:50:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 22' South, Longitude: 163° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.36 meters/second, 1610.5 km/hour, 1000.7 miles/hour or 869.6 knots. The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.0"16.68 miWest0° 00' 00.8"0.01 miSouth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 59' 59.4"1000.51 miWest0° 00' 46.1"0.88 miSouth1000.48 mi
24 hours0° 00' 18.1"0.34 miEast0° 18' 22.1"21.05 miSouth21.05 mi

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 4, 2013 at 00:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 21' South, Longitude: 170° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.25 meters/second, 1541.7 km/hour, 958.0 miles/hour or 832.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"15.97 miWest0° 00' 06.6"0.13 miSouth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 25' 42.6"957.69 miWest0° 06' 39.7"7.64 miSouth957.45 mi
24 hours346° 00' 45.3"928.42 miWest2° 09' 21.6"148.27 miSouth934.90 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleMon 11:50 AM406 km252 miles219 nmEast E
Port VilaMon 11:50 AM587 km365 miles317 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraMon 11:50 AM756 km469 miles408 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NoumeaMon 11:50 AM829 km515 miles448 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Suva *Mon 1:50 PM1631 km1013 miles881 nmEast-southeast ESE
YarenMon 12:50 PM1684 km1046 miles909 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrisbaneMon 10:50 AM1717 km1067 miles927 nmSouthwest SW
FunafutiMon 12:50 PM1879 km1167 miles1014 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port MoresbyMon 10:50 AM1879 km1168 miles1015 nmWest-northwest WNW
CairnsMon 10:50 AM1892 km1176 miles1022 nmWest W

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